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Open Campus Programs

Seize the day (or morning, or weekend)!                       

Experience Wellesley for yourself by attending one of our lively, info-packed open house programs.

Open house programs
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Discover Wellesley Weekend

October 6-7, 2019

Sunday 12 p.m. to Monday 12 p.m.

This overnight program in the fall is just for high school seniors.

We’re unable to offer on-campus interviews during Discover Wellesley Weekend. We’re also unable to provide overnight accommodations or class visits for parents or other guests of student attendees.

Registration is not open yet. Check back in September!

The program includes:

  • A campus tour
  • Q&A session with current students and admission counselors
  • Affording Wellesley information session
  • Class visits
  • Cultural events
  • The surreal bonding experience that is a night in a Wellesley residence hall
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Davis and Transfer Day

November 2019 (date forthcoming)

This is a day program for both nontraditional (ages 24 and over, mothers, and veterans) and traditional-age transfer students.

Registration is not open yet. Check back in September!

Tentative schedule

  • 9 a.m.: Registration
  • 9:30 a.m.: Welcome from Jessica Ricker, director of admission and financial aid
  • 10 a.m.: Student panel
  • 10:50 a.m.: Attend a Wellesley class
  • 12:30 p.m.: Lunch with current students, deans, and admission and student financial services staff
  • 1:45 p.m.: Campus tour (optional)
  • 2:30 p.m.: Open house reception, featuring conversation and refreshments
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Junior Open Campus

April 2020 (date forthcoming)

This day program in the spring is for high school juniors.

Registration is not open yet. Check back in March! 

Schedule: 8:30 a.m.-3:45 p.m.

  • ☕ Registration
  • 👐 Welcome
  • ✏ Perspectives on the Wellesley Experience (student panel) 
  • 📚 Sample Classes
  • 🍕 Lunch (time to make new friends!) 
  • 🏫 Living at Wellesley: Residence Hall Tour 
  • ✨ Demystifying Selective College Admission & Affording Wellesley
  • 🌞Campus tours